Our Chelsea fans here in the Transfer Tavern are looking forward to tonight’s match against European rivals Barcelona, in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Chelsea will be hoping to not bring their 2018 form into tonight’s fixture for fear of the tie being over before it’s properly started. So far this season, Antonio Conte has not got the Blues firing like his touchline personality and has looked like a man with the weight of the world on his shoulders.
Chelsea are clinging on to the top-four places at the moment, and a knockout in the last 16 round of the Champions League would surely help towards the Italian’s dismissal at the club.
If Conte wants to keep his job, then he may look to dropping a few players that aren’t performing at their best this season, which our fans think isn’t a tough call in some cases. With that in mind, our landlord takes a look at which two should feel the wrath of Conte’s axe…